Humor: School to install stop sign near Death Star to distract from tuition hikes
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Humor: School to install stop sign near Death Star to distract from tuition hikes

Campus creates diversion in an effort to avoid institutional crisis The first UC tuition hike in six years has made for a time of unrest on the Davis…

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The Resurgence of Orwell’s 1984
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The Resurgence of Orwell’s 1984

Orwell’s vision of a dystopian regime has become a bestseller after Trump’s election Kellyanne Conway, one of President Donald Trump’s chief advisors, went on NBC’s “Meet the Press”…

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Senate Endorsements: Consider the following
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Senate Endorsements: Consider the following

Executive Endorsement: Josh Dalavai and Adilla Jamaludin (BASED) Both former senators, Dalavai and Jamaludin have the experience necessary to lead ASUCD. In their endorsement interview, they demonstrated an…

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Don’t make tuition increases inevitable
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Don’t make tuition increases inevitable

UC Regents vote for tuition increase On Jan. 26, the University of California (UC) Regents voted to increase tuition for UC students by $282 and the student services…

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Humor: If Einstein is so smart, why is he dead?
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Humor: If Einstein is so smart, why is he dead?

Couldn’t think your way out of being a worthless sack of meat, could you? Albert Einstein has long been considered one of the greatest minds of our time.…

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Humor: I am a trash person and I am proud
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Humor: I am a trash person and I am proud

“More garbage can, less garbage can’t” Some people miss their childhood years. They miss the innocence, the carefree nature, the bitchin’ Legos. I’ll admit I miss the Legos,…

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Rekindle the affirmative-action conversation
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Rekindle the affirmative-action conversation

A discussion impossible to ignore in a racially-minded society Police shootings, ethno-nationalism and political correctness have pushed the ugly issue of race back into the national limelight. 61…

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Cartoon: Michael Flynn gets a Valentine
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Humor: Hero student reminds us all that he chose Davis over Berkeley
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Humor: Hero student reminds us all that he chose Davis over Berkeley

First-year who graced us with his presence proceeds to prove his heroism UC Davis student Robert Quail wasn’t just born; he was crafted by the gods. In many…

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Keep education public under Trump
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Keep education public under Trump

Trump threatens to strip funds from UC Berkeley When President Donald Trump threatened to strip federal funds from UC Berkeley last week after violent protests shut down a…

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Guest: Female comics expand the conversation on female sexuality
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Guest: Female comics expand the conversation on female sexuality

Women in comedy help even the playing field between men and women It doesn’t need to be clarified that Amy Schumer, the stand-up comic and actor, is almost…

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Reinstate the Draft
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Reinstate the Draft

Bringing back conscription would restrain social inequality and military recklessness In today’s political climate, there are few opinions that 85 percent of Americans share. Revulsion towards a military…

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Turkey as a model for the Middle East
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Turkey as a model for the Middle East

The traditionally secular nation is facing new challenges from fundamentalists Early in the morning on Jan. 22, the Islamic Center of Davis was vandalized. Windows were smashed and…

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Humor: DC fork famine due to tiny farmers’ desire to pitch tiny hay
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Humor: DC fork famine due to tiny farmers’ desire to pitch tiny hay

It’s perfectly logical The illustrious UC Davis dining commons have it all. Vaguely ethnic food, Captain Crunch, rare salad dressings, apples, parfaits and diabetes can all be accessed…

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Humor: Draining the swamp — administration promises to clear out Russell Field after rains
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Humor: Draining the swamp — administration promises to clear out Russell Field after rains

Russell Field construction halted after grassroots movement and precipitation After the controversial proposal to build administrative buildings and housing on Russell Field, rain and local protests have halted…

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